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    • Assessing Mild Behavioral Impairment with the Mild Behavioral Impairment-Checklist in People with Mild Cognitive Impairment 

      Mallo López, Sabela Carme; Ismail, Zahinoor; Pereiro Rozas, Arturo José; Facal Mayo, David; Lojo Seoane, Cristina; Campos Magdaleno, María; Juncos Rabadán, Onésimo (IOS Press, 2018-08-01)
      Background: Neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) are non-cognitive, behavioral, or psychiatric symptoms, common in mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and associated with a higher risk of dementia. Mild behavioral impairment (MBI) ...
    • Care tasks and impact of caring in primary family caregivers: a cross-sectional study from a nursing perspective 

      Martínez Santos, Alba Elena; Vicho de la Fuente, Noelia; Facal Mayo, David; Vilanova Trillo, Lucía; Gandoy Crego, Manuel; Rodríguez González, Raquel (Elsevier, 2021)
      Family caregivers of persons with dementia often experience a negative impact on their health. More studies based on nursing theories are needed to improve the provision of care
    • Does empirically derived classification of individuals with subjective cognitive complaints predict dementia? 

      Picón Prado, Eduardo; Juncos Rabadán, Onésimo; Lojo Seoane, Cristina; Campos Magdaleno, María; Mallo López, Sabela Carme; Nieto Vieites, Ana; Pereiro Rozas, Arturo José; Facal Mayo, David (MDPI, 2019)
      Background: Early identification of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in people reporting subjective cognitive complaints (SCC) and the study of progression of cognitive decline are important issues in dementia research. ...
    • Episodix: a serious game to detect cognitive impairment in senior adults. A psychometric study 

      Valladares Rodríguez, Sonia; Fernández Iglesias, Manuel José; Anido Rifón, Luis; Facal Mayo, David; Pérez Rodríguez, Roberto (PEERJ INC, 2018)
      Introduction Assessment of episodic memory is traditionally used to evaluate potential cognitive impairments in senior adults. The present article discusses the capabilities of Episodix, a game to assess the aforementioned ...
    • Estatinas en la prevención de la enfermedad de Alzheimer 

      López-Grueiro Valcarce, Paula Teresa (2021-06)
      Introducción: La enfermedad de Alzheimer (EA) tiene una carga epidemiológica y funcional muy elevada, cursa clínicamente como una degeneración cognitiva insidiosa y progresiva, y no se dispone en la actualidad de tratamiento ...
    • Gender impact of caring on the health of caregivers of persons with dementia 

      Martínez Santos, Alba Elena; Facal Mayo, David; Vicho de la Fuente, Noelia; Vilanova Trillo, Lucía; Gandoy Crego, Manuel; Rodríguez González, Raquel (Elsevier, 2021)
      Background: Dementia is a brain syndrome that affects a growing number of persons worldwide and generates a strong and progressive demand for care from a family caregiver, usually females. Objective: We aimed to describe ...
    • Gender impact of caring on the health of caregivers of persons with dementia 

      Martínez Santos, Alba Elena; Facal Mayo, David; Vicho de la Fuente, Noelia; Vilanova Trillo, Lucía; Gandoy Crego, Manuel; Rodríguez González, Raquel (Elsevier, 2021)
      Background: Dementia is a brain syndrome that affects a growing number of persons worldwide and generates a strong and progressive demand for care from a family caregiver, usually females. Objective: We aimed to describe ...
    • Prevalence of dementia and major dementia subtypes in Spanish populations: A reanalysis of dementia prevalence surveys, 1990-2008 

      Pedro Cuesta, Jesús de; Virués Ortega, Javier; Vega, Saturio; Seijo Martínez, Manuel; Saz, Pedro; Rodríguez, Fernanda; Rodríguez Laso, Ángel; Reñé, Ramón; Pérez de las Heras, Susana; Mateos, Raimundo; Martínez Martín, Pablo; Marubens, José María; Mahillo Fernández, Ignacio; López Pousa, Secundino; Lobo, Antonio; Llinàs Reglà, Jordi; Gascón, Jordi; García, Francisco José; Fernández Martínez, Manuel; Boix, Raquel; Bermejo Pareja, Félix; Bergareche, Alberto; Benito León, Julián; Arce, Ana de; Barrio, José Luis del (BMC, 2009)
      Background This study describes the prevalence of dementia and major dementia subtypes in Spanish elderly. Methods We identified screening surveys, both published and unpublished, in Spanish populations, which fulfilled ...
    • Reserva cognitiva y demencia 

      Rodríguez Álvarez, Marina; Sánchez Rodríguez, Juan Luis (Universidad de Murcia. Servicio de Publicaciones, 2004)
      Según los estudios demográficos se calcula que en nuestro país en el año 2020 la proporción del número de ancianos será del 20-25%. Este envejecimiento de la población comporta un incremento notable de las enfermedades ligadas ...
    • The influence of diversity on the measurement of functional impairment : an international validation of the Amsterdam IADL Questionnaire in eight countries 

      Dubbelman, Mark Anton; Verrijp, Merike; Facal Mayo, David; Sánchez Benavides, Gonzalo Andrés; Brown, Laura J. E.; Flier, Wiesje Maria van der; Jokinen, Hanna; Lee, Athene; Leroi, Iracema; Lojo Seoane, Cristina; Milošević, Vuk; Molinuevo Guix, José Luís; Pereiro Rozas, Arturo José; Ritchie, Craig William; Salloway, Stephen; Stringer, Gemma; Zygouris, Stelios; Dubois, Bruno; Epelbaum, Stéphane; Scheltens, Philip; Sikkes, Sietske A.M. (Wiley Periodicals, Inc., 2020)
      Introduction: To understand the potential influence of diversity on the measurement of functional impairment in dementia, we aimed to investigate possible bias caused by age, gender, education, and cultural differences. ...
    • Validación del RUDAS como instrumento de cribado de población con demencia en atención primaria 

      Coelho da Cunha Guimaraes Sammami, Natacha; García Casal, Jesús Antonio; Díaz Mosquera, Sofía; Álvarez Ariza, María; Martínez Abad, Fernando; Mateos Álvarez, Raimundo (Elsevier, 2021)
      Objetivo: Validar la escala Rowland Dementia Assessment Scale (RUDAS) como instrumento de cribado de deterioro cognitivo y demencia en atención primaria (AP). Es un test breve, válido para población con bajo nivel educativo ...





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